COVID-19 PCR Test Request

PRAXES is authorized to provide COVID-19 PCR Testing for:

  • Urgent work-related travel that requires a COVID-19 test before departure
  • Students or migrant workers returning to their home countries when a COVID test is required by their country
  • Travel to visit a vulnerable, ill, or elderly relative, attend a funeral, or for other events on compassionate grounds when required by provinces (outside Nova Scotia) or countries

PRAXES is NOT authorized to provide COVID testing if you have symptoms or for non-essential travel ex: vacations; business travel when virtual meetings are possible; anxiety regarding possible CoVID exposure; etc. Please call 811 or visit the novascotia.ca self assessment website to book a test.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Please reference our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for answers to common questions and concerns.

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How long will it take to get my result?

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Request a PCR Test for an Individual or Family

Individual or Family Test

Request PCR Testing for a Group of Employees/Workers

Employees/Workers Testing